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(ring ring ring)
Remember a time
probably before you were nine
when the only things that mattered were you and them and it and him
when bologni or ham where the biggest decisions you made
when girls were icky and life was simple
you had that dimple and everyone pinched the fuck out of it?
Remember when even the make believe bad words were bad
so you'd say nonsense like "Shoot... bang bang"?
seven up and king chase queen on rainy days
hopscotch, monkey bars, dodgeball
we were boxball masters and no one could touch us
And all that time...
Now I lay me down to sleep
I pray the lord my soul to keep
And if i die before I wake
I pray the lord my soul to take
God was just a shout away to keep us safe to keep us sane